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The Resource Nothing like the holidays, 2DS Productions ; Overture Films ; State Street Pictures ; produced by Robert Teitel, George Tillman Jr. ; story by Robert Teitel & Rene M. Rigal ; screenplay by Alison Swan and Rick Najera ; directed by Alfredo De Villa, (videorecording DVD)

Nothing like the holidays, 2DS Productions ; Overture Films ; State Street Pictures ; produced by Robert Teitel, George Tillman Jr. ; story by Robert Teitel & Rene M. Rigal ; screenplay by Alison Swan and Rick Najera ; directed by Alfredo De Villa, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Nothing like the holidays
Title
Nothing like the holidays
Statement of responsibility
2DS Productions ; Overture Films ; State Street Pictures ; produced by Robert Teitel, George Tillman Jr. ; story by Robert Teitel & Rene M. Rigal ; screenplay by Alison Swan and Rick Najera ; directed by Alfredo De Villa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
For the first time in years the entire Rodriguez clan comes home to Chicago to celebrate Christmas where traditions will be celebrated. During the course of this eventful week they will celebrate one member's safe return from Iraq, secrets will be revealed, old resentments forgotten, each family member will learn something about themselves and each other, and the healing power of laughter will work its magic
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Scott Kevan ; editors, John Coniglio, Amy E. Duddleston ; music, Paul Oakenfold
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements including some sexual dialogue, and brief drug references
Language note
English and dubbed Spanish (mono.) dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Alfred Molina, Elizabeth Peña, Freddy Rodriguez, Luis Guzmán, Jay Hernandez, John Leguizamo, Debra Messing, Vanessa Ferlito, Melonie Diaz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1953-
  • 1975-
  • 1956-
  • 1978-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Teitel, Robert
  • Tillman, George
  • Rigal, Rene M
  • Swan, Alison
  • Najera, Rick
  • De Villa, Alfredo
  • Molina, Alfred
  • Peña, Elizabeth
  • Rodriguez, Freddy
  • Guzmán, Luis
  • Hernandez, Jay
  • Leguizamo, John
  • Messing, Debra
  • Ferlito, Vanessa
  • Diaz, Melonie
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican American families
  • Christmas
  • Families
  • Family secrets
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Parent and adult child
Technique
live action
Label
Nothing like the holidays, 2DS Productions ; Overture Films ; State Street Pictures ; produced by Robert Teitel, George Tillman Jr. ; story by Robert Teitel & Rene M. Rigal ; screenplay by Alison Swan and Rick Najera ; directed by Alfredo De Villa, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: "Nothing like a family reunion" featurette; blooper reel; audio commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013138004093
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DV80040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn428158137
  • (OCoLC)428158137
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nothing like the holidays, 2DS Productions ; Overture Films ; State Street Pictures ; produced by Robert Teitel, George Tillman Jr. ; story by Robert Teitel & Rene M. Rigal ; screenplay by Alison Swan and Rick Najera ; directed by Alfredo De Villa, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: "Nothing like a family reunion" featurette; blooper reel; audio commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013138004093
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DV80040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn428158137
  • (OCoLC)428158137
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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